Car heavily damaged by light pole near Coca-Cola Field

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — A 120 ft. light pole fell on and heavily damaged a car near Coca-Cola field.

The pole fell near the Thruway ramp and landed in the parking lot of the State Department of Transportation.

Although it closed temporarily, Buffalo Police announced just after 2 p.m. that Oak Street reopened after crews cleared the light standard from the street.

There are no apparent injuries. National Grid responded to the scene.

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